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 Baku sums up 43rd session of UNESCO World Heritage Committee

Baku sums up 43rd session of UNESCO World Heritage Committee

The last meeting of the 43rd session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee took place in Baku today. The correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza reported that the meeting was attended by chairman of the Organizing Committee, Azerbaijani Minister of …

Sheki to host International Ceramics Symposium

Sheki to host International Ceramics Symposium

Sheki will host ”From Nature to History” International Ceramics Symposium on 20 May - 2 June. The event will be held in the ABAD Ceramics and Applied Arts Center, the unique venue for Azerbaijan and Transcaucasian countries, Azertag …

Sheki celebrates 85th birth anniversary of Rasim Ojagov

Sheki celebrates 85th birth anniversary of Rasim Ojagov

The solemn ceremony dedicated to the 85th birth anniversary of the National Artist of Azerbaijan, actor Rasim Ojagov took place in the Azerbaijani city of Sheki. As part of the event, flowers were laid at the bas-relief of Rasim Ojagov …

Sheki to host 8th Silk Way International Music Festival

Sheki to host 8th Silk Way International Music Festival

The 8th Silk Way International Music Festival will be held in Azerbaijan`s Sheki district from June 27-July 1. Well-known music bands around 10 countries will participate in the 8th Shaki Silk Way International Music Festival, the …

Sheki declared Cultural Capital of Turkic World

Sheki declared Cultural Capital of Turkic World

The Azerbaijani city of Sheki was declared the cultural capital of the Turkic world in 2016. The Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan, the city authorities and the International Organization of Turkic Culture have prepared a plan of …

State to protect historic part of Sheki

State to protect historic part of Sheki

The historic part of Sheki, its architectural style will be preserved, the corresponding order was signed by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. According to the document, Sheki is important for the Azerbaijani culture. …

Sheki to become cultural capital of Turkic world

Sheki to become cultural capital of Turkic world

According to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan, the Azerbaijani city of Sheki is to become the cultural capital of the Turkic world next year. The decision was made at the 33rd …

Sheki and Colmar developing cooperation

Sheki and Colmar developing cooperation

A charter of friendship and cooperation was signed between the town of Colmar and the Azerbaijani town of Sheki. The mayor of Colmar Gilbert Meyer said that the signing of the document is a result of discussions on …